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X: 1 P: Capers Jig C: trad., JH colln., Winston Fitzgerald recording C: arr. Terry Traub, 5-18-2014 M: 6/8 L: 1/8 R: Jig F: K: C |: BA|"C"Gcc cBc |Gcc e2 c|"G"Gcc cBc |"F"dAA ABc| "C"Gcc cBc| "C"Gcc e2 c|"F"c3 "G"BAB|"C"dcc c :| |: G|"C"ceg geg |"F"agf "G"ede|"C"ceg geg|"F"age "G"d2 e| "C"ceg geg |"F"agf "G"ede|"F"c3 "G"BAB|"C"dcc c2 :|

CAPERS. Canadian, Jig. Canada, Cape Breton. C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB. A traditional tune.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Cranford (Jerry Holland's Collection), 1995; No. 218, p. 63.

Recorded sources: - Breton Books and Records BOC 1HO, Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald - "Classic Cuts" (reissue of Celtic Records CX 40). Rounder 7001, Joe Cormier - "Scottish Violin Music from Cape Breton Island" (1974).

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